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‘We just played our hearts out’: Gilas Women end Asia Cup stint on strong note

Gilas Pilipinas Women kept their Division A status after an inspiring 74-70 victory over India to cap off their 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup campaign on Friday.  It was a hard-fought win that encapsulated the team’s journey to stay with Asia’s best basketball teams. “We just played our hearts out. That’s what we’re all about. …

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Gilas Women beat India to stay in Division A

Khate Castillo caught fire from downtown to lead Gilas Pilipinas to a 74-70 victory against India in the classification match for 7th place in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup Thursday at the Prince Hamza Hall in Amman, Jordan.  Castillo, who finished with 22 points on 7-of-11 shooting from deep, was instrumental in the second-half …

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Vote for Afril Bernardino (Best individual performance in the group phase)

Afril Bernardino has been the best player for Gilas Pilipinas in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup. The 25-year-old Bernardino averaged 16.3 points per game (third-best in the tournament) on 52.6 percent shooting from the field during the group phase. She also tallied 8.0 rebounds (second-best), 2.0 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.0 blocks. In the …

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Gilas Women end group phase with loss to Chinese Taipei

Gilas Pilipinas Women continued to show signs of improvement but Chinese Taipei’s hot shooting proved too much to handle, resulting in a 93-52 loss in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup Thursday at the Prince Hamza Hall in Amman, Jordan. Afril Bernardino finished with another all-around performance for Gilas Women, posting a double-double of 24 …

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Gilas Women look to finish group phase strong after two tough losses

Gilas Pilipinas Women continue to hold their heads up high despite another crushing loss in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup.  The Philippines lost to China in the tournament opener and then to Australia on Wednesday, 120-56. But losing to these Asian powerhouses also meant that Gilas gained valuable learnings in the process.  Following two …

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Positive takeaways for Gilas Women in China loss

Gilas Pilipinas Women suffered a 143-52 loss at the hands of China to open their campaign in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup on Monday.  But there were clear positive takeaways for Gilas even if China dominated throughout the game. Gilas Women veteran Afril Bernardino stood her ground against the larger and stronger Chinese national …

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Gilas Women suffer loss to China in FIBA Women’s Asia Cup opener

Gilas Pilipinas Women opened their 2021 FIBA Asia Women’s Cup campaign with a humbling 143-52 loss to China Monday at the Prince Hamza Hall in Amman, Jordan. Afril Bernardino led the Philippines with an all-around effort of 17 points, seven rebounds, two assists, as well as being a force on the defensive end with two …

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Primer for Gilas Women’s campaign in the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup

Gilas Pilipinas Women are all set to compete in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup in Jordan. Here’s everything you need to know about the competition.  What is the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup? The FIBA Women’s Asia Cup is the premier women’s basketball competition for the best national teams across the Asia/Oceania region. It also …

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